Program Papers

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  • Selected Tax Matters Involving Transactions of Farm Properties

    $65.00

    Real estate transactions involving farm land can give rise to unique tax considerations and planning opportunities. In this paper, the author provides an in-depth discussion of some of these considerations and opportunities within the context of: (a) using the capital gains exemption in farm land transactions; (b) using intergenerational rollover provisions in farm land transactions (c) issues and opportunities relating to principal residencies on the home quarter; and (d) change in use from farm land to development land inventory.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 49th Annual Refresher: Real Estate from April 24 – 26, 2016.

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  • Seminar on Demand – Condominium Law Update

    $245.00

    Explore recent changes to condominium legislation in Alberta and much more. Discover best practices and strategies for advising clients, and review trending topics in condominium law, including collections and bylaw enforcement.

    Running Time: 4 hours, 11 minutes
    Running Date: September 2018

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to access this on-demand program (recorded from a past in-person program), please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Seminar on Demand – Legalization of Marijuana

    $245.00

    Explore the implications of the legalization of marijuana in various areas of the law, including employment, criminal, residential and commercial real estate matters, the regulation of cannabis businesses, intellectual property, and more.

    Running Time: 4 hours, 45 minutes
    Running Date: May 2018

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to access this on-demand program (recorded from a past in-person program), please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Seminar on Demand – Real Estate Essentials

    $245.00

    Examine residential real property transactions in detail, from reviewing purchase contracts, reviewing title, and preparing mortgage documents, to conducting client meetings, attending to closing, and completing lender and client reports.

    Running Time: 4 hours, 40 minutes
    Date: March 2017

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to access this on-demand program (recorded from a past in-person program), please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Seminar on Demand – Real Estate Fundamentals

    $195.00

    Develop a solid foundation in real estate law and conveyancing. Review standard documents, processes, and timelines. Examine key legislation, typical contract terms, land titles procedures, and common issues.

    Running Time: 2 hours, 23 minutes
    Running Date: April 2018

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

     


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    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to access this on-demand program (recorded from a past in-person program), please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Seminar on Demand – Top 10+ (Things Every Lawyer Should Know)

    $245.00

    Lawyers are often called on by clients, friends, and family to answer legal questions in areas outside their primary area of practice. Learn how to competently answer some of the most frequently raised questions across a broad spectrum of practice areas, such as:

    • I have nothing to hide; why not tell the police everything?
    • My position has just changed; have I been constructively dismissed?
    • I just got fired; is this severance package “fair”?

    Running Time: 5 hours, 26 minutes
    Date: March 2017

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

     


    Please enter the first name, last name, and email of the person who will be viewing the Seminar on Demand in the billing details section on the next page.

    If multiple lawyers or staff members in your firm would like to access this on-demand program (recorded from a past in-person program), please contact [email protected] for pricing.

    Please note: The views and opinions of the presenters are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the Legal Education Society of Alberta.

  • Sharpening the Edge: Using Retainer Agreements and Technology Systems to Manage Client Relationships

    $35.00

    This paper surveys two important tools available to the small office lawyer to improve the planning and delivery of legal services: (1) the Retainer Agreement, which focuses on shaping and managing the lawyer-client relationship; and (2) using technology to improve the speed and accuracy with which legal services are produced and delivered.

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  • Subdivision of Land – A P3 Enterprise?

    $55.00

    In this paper, the author takes a look at the issues he considers are of interest and concern to the development industry, including those surrounding land and roadway dedications, subdivision appeals, development agreements (looking at some of the judicial pronouncement concerning them), oversizing, development agreement caveats, and offsite levies.

    This paper was presented at the Land Development Seminar in February 2014.

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  • Tax and Real Estate

    $65.00
    This paper focuses on two key discussions relating to managing real estate transactions in Canada:
    1. Sale of Canadian real property by a non-resident vendor creates a potential tax obligation to Canada. In this first part, the author discusses non-resident vendors and the reporting requirements. 
    2. Generally, all supplies of real property in Canada are taxable. The second part of this paper provides an overview of basic principles of GST and real estate transactions and discusses some intricacies associated with different types of property.
    In addition, the author discusses special tax deferral opportunities on the disposition of real estate.

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 49th Annual Refresher: Real Estate from April 24 – 26, 2016.

    This document is an electronic product in Adobe PDF format. Shortly after your purchase, you will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to download the complete PDF.

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  • The 3 Ps to Residential Real Estate Transactions: Paper, People, and Property

    $45.00

    There is often a disconnect between real estate lawyers and their clients. It seems that, although lawyers generally do good work for their clients, clients often do not know what their lawyers are actually doing or may expect something else. This paper offers tips and advice as to how real estate lawyers can approach their work and adapt their practice to ensure lawyer/client expectations are better aligned. 

    This paper is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 49th Annual Refresher: Real Estate from April 24 – 26, 2016.

    This document is an electronic product in Adobe PDF format. Shortly after your purchase, you will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to download the complete PDF.

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  • The Best Laid Plans: Redevelopment Challenges and Solutions

    $55.00

    This paper looks at the challenges involved with redevelopment, and in particular those issues that make redevelopment so complicated, including fragmented ownership, changing economic forces and other barriers. The author also looks at potential opportunities for removing barriers to redevelopment.

    This paper was presented at the Land Development Seminar in February 2014.

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  • The Foreclosure Sale Process

    $45.00

    This paper provides a useful overview of the foreclosure sale process and distinguishes it from a standard closing sale. The purpose of the paper is to assist lawyers for the Buyer in understanding the risks involved in a sale within a foreclosure proceeding or after the financial institution has become the registered owner post-foreclosure.

    This paper was drawn from materials presented at the 45th Annual Refresher Course – Real Estate seminar held in May 2012.

    Length: 11 Pages

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